Numismatics
Mint: Philadelphia
Engraver: Johann Matthias Reich, American, born 1768 in Germany
Designer: Joseph Sansom, American, 1767–1826
Publisher: John Conrad & Co.
Subject: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1822

Silver medal of Washington as Commander-in-Chief celebrating the Peace of 1783

1805

Silver

33.11 g, 12:00, 41 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.1792
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

William S. Baker, Medallic Portraits of Washington, 2nd (Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1885), 36, no. 57.

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